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Old 04-01-2011, 04:43 AM
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Default Re: Welding newbie need advice

Originally Posted by "the prussian" Shop Dogs View Post
Glad to hear you had some success. Learning to weld is a life long process that can be as rewarding as it can be aggravating. I spent ten years as a shipwright for the u.s. Navy , we used every welding process you can imagine and some even i still don't belive. Under water and under way . Just ease into it and pratice alot . Like any other skill it comes with time. Theres nothing like rolling(or floating) out on something you made yourself.
there are some sick welding procedures that goe into ships wow like the 300 foot beads on the side of a ship where they have rails that the welder rolls on
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